The TooFatLardies Oddcast
TooFatLardies are the leading independent publisher of wargame rules. The Oddcast take an semi-regular look at what's happening on Lard Island with discussions on the big issues in game design and the hobby generall.
info_outline TooFatLardies Oddcast Episode 20 06/09/2019
TooFatLardies Oddcast Episode 20 The gang are on the road again and heading for Evesham and OML7, one of the biggest events on the Lardy calendar. Chat ranges from what's on their workbench to the usual tips from the library and a discussion about the pros and cons of historical wargame scenarios
info_outline TooFatLardies Oddcast 18 04/07/2019
TooFatLardies Oddcast 18 With Salute, the UK's premier wargaming show on the agenda, the gang use Trains, more trains and automobiles to reach London's East End to attend and speak to some of the people they meet on their merry travels. As usual, Big Rich works like a dog while the other two idiots swan about doing as little as possible. Join them on their slightly less than epic journey.
info_outline TooFatLardies Oddcast 17 03/24/2019
TooFatLardies Oddcast 17 In the first road trip of 2019, the terrible trio take the Lard Mobile down to Southampton for a Lardy Games Day run by respected wargaming writer and hobby glitterati Mark "Peaches" Backhouse. En route they discuss what's on the workshop bench and the Big Issue: How to promote Lardy Games whilst avoiding frothing at the mouth. A report from the show gives us a chance to find out who the day went. Some background noise is unavoidable with a road trip such as this, but we hope it doesn't reduce your enjoyment.
info_outline TooFatLardies Oddcast, episode 15 02/18/2019
TooFatLardies Oddcast, episode 15 All the usual, fun as the gang gather to discuss the world of Lard including how to maintain your mojo when, frankly, you just can't be bothered. Rich visits Poldercon in Holland, Bart reports from Concon in Australia and Sidney impresses just be being...well...Sidney. What an artist.
info_outline TooFatLardies Oddcast 14. January 2019 01/29/2019
TooFatLardies Oddcast 14. January 2019 It's the end of January and the team, end their winter hibernation and hit the circuit once more. Join them as they emerge bleary eyed into the cold, hard light of day to discuss what's on the bench, reconnaissance in wargaming, visit Wales and the West Country and much, much more.
info_outline TooFatLardies Oddcast Episode 6 02/13/2018
TooFatLardies Oddcast Episode 6 The lads get together once again to discuss what's new in the world of Lard what they are working on and then get stuck into a couple of meaty topics: political symbols in wargames and how the design of a game can provide a plausible command experience for the gamer. The usual trip to the library rounds off this episode.
info_outline TooFatLardies Oddcast Episode 4 12/13/2017
TooFatLardies Oddcast Episode 4 Recorded in front of a live audience in the heart of London's theatre-land, Sidney invites Nick and Rich to discuss a whole host of items from his festive mailbag. Surely, there could be no better start to the festive period than joining the three elves of Lard and discovering what's in Sidney's sack?
info_outline TooFatLardies Oddcast, Episode 2.5 11/18/2017
TooFatLardies Oddcast, Episode 2.5 This bonus episode sees the Lard team attend Crisis in Antwerp, Europe's biggest wargames show and undoubtedly the highlight of our year. Host Sidney Roundwwod meets some of the people who players Chain of Command and Sharp Practice and then chairs the discussion about wargaming shows in one of Antwerp's superb historic bars.
info_outline TooFatLardies Oddcast Episode One 10/13/2017
TooFatLardies Oddcast Episode One In this, the first TooFatLardies Oddcast, the show's host, Sidney Roundwood, is joined by Nick Skinner and Richard Clarke to talk about what we can expect from future Oddcasts and discuss that big issue: what is the meaning of Lard.